Canadian Great Outdoors Blog

In Canada, we say a lot of things to help get us through the sub-zero winter weather. One of them is, “Hey - at least there aren’t any mosquitos!’

Imagine winter is (finally) over and summer arrives — but without the mosquitos.

“Tell me more,” you say, as you pull a wool scarf up over your face and scrape layers of ice off the windshield of your car.

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"Socks, socks, wonderful socks! I am NEVER, NEVER going to take them off." Perhaps the little girl in Robert's Munsch's story book was wearing loveable Thermohair socks. If you've been pegged as that classic mother-in-law who buys lame socks and underwear as Christmas presents, you can break loose and buy socks that your son-in-law will absolutely love. Maybe this year you just want to go big in the stocking stuffer department, then don't buy cheap socks, instead get high quality ones that your family members will absolutely love. Nothing says I love you, thank you, you are appreciated, more than cozy warm feet this holiday season.

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It's that time of year where collecting items for stocking stuffers should begin in order to eliminate the mad dash the week before Christmas, collecting meaningless and useless items that won't ever get used. We thought we'd help you with your Christmas shopping this year by giving you a list of useful and valuable items that are the perfect size for stuffing in a stocking.

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